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Should be more printer in the statue.

I mean, sure old Johannes is important, but it is really the printer that takes central stage, that... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Bryan W
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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Nice statue in front of the Regensburger Hof in Vienna

The statue of Johannes Gutenberg is located at the Lugeck and Backerstrasse intersection in front... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
BradJill
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Hong Kong, China
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8 Sep 2018
“Should be more printer in the statue. ”
3 Mar 2018
“Nice statue in front of the Regensburger Hof in Vienna”
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Lugeck St., 6, Vienna 1010, Austria
Old University Quarter
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I mean, sure old Johannes is important, but it is really the printer that takes central stage, that ushered in literate man and eventually digital society. They should have had more printer in the actual statue.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Its near a pedestrian shopping area in Vienna. The building on the back well kept, so beautiful. Lots of places to enjoy a good meal, near by

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KI M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The statue of Johannes Gutenberg is located at the Lugeck and Backerstrasse intersection in front of the attractive Regensburger Hof building, approx. 5 minutes walk northeast of Stephansplatz. The bronze statue is the work of Austrian sculptor Hans Bitterlich in 1900. Here the 15th-century goldsmith...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Everyone who knows his book history knows who Gutenberg is, and here he stands - in the middle of the old central parts of Vienna. Personally, I do not know the connection to Vienna when Gutenberg was born and lived in German Meintz ... The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

take a look around and sabe alot of beautiful and memorable pictures even selfieūüėč its visis worthing especially in the middle of the june that weather is great

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

This lovely statue is located on Lugeck street, just next to the Embassy of Chile. While the statue is lovely, I would've expected some detailed information paying tribute to this great inventor.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Close to Ankeruhr, in the city center. The statue is not much interesting, but the neighborhood is nice.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We walked at night and saw this nice statue dedicated to the inventor of printing.it's a nice neighborhood close to St.. Stephans cathedral.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The statue of Johannes Gutenberg was found in a little square in Sephansdom with a nice structure at the background. We happened to pass through the square at night on our way back to the hotel. There were lots of cafes and shops around the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 27 September 2016

In the centre but nearest the canal - a nice little square with a bit of a statue and excellent characterful building by way of a backdrop. One the numerous statues/characterful buildings in this beautiful city. If you pass on by do have a shufty...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Steve T
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Old University Quarter
North of St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna suddenly
turns small, winding and medieval, opening up to
legendary places such as the Basilisk sculpture at
Schönlaterngasse, as well as glamorous baroque
façades, courtyards and churches. Take 45 minutes for
a casual stroll through Bäckerstrasse,
Sonnenfelsgasse, Köllnerhofgasse, Grashofgasse, and
Schönlaterngasse. This quarter is packed with stories
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